Inkwell

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1900-1950

GUSN

GUSN-73438

Description

Cast iron inkwell painted black. In the shape of a monk reading book. Lid opens back at monk's belt-line.\n

Details

Descriptive Terms

inkwells
casting (process)
iron (metal)
religions (concept)
Container, Writing Equipment
Inkwell
Iron
Slip Cast
Religion
Inkwell

Associated Building

Original to Codman House (Lincoln, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

5 x 2.5 (HxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Dorothy S.F.M. Codman

Accession Number

1969.1197